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Orchids at Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew

What to expect at Orchids at the Royal Botanic Gardens in Kew

This year, Orchids looks to Madagascar with its stunning natural beauty and incredible biodiversity – become enchanted by a land of striking contrast, from spiny forests to succulent woodlands; and a menagerie of the most unique wildlife on Earth.

See the central horticultural display at the heart of the Princess of Wales Conservatory, alongside some of the Malagasy orchids that are cared for at Kew. Don’t miss the extraordinary installations of extinct species and be transported to the conservation centre in Madagascar where our scientists conduct vital research to protect the native plants and wildlife.

When is Orchids at the Royal Botanic Gardens in Kew?

This year, Orchids will take place between Saturday 3 February and Sunday 3 March.

How do I get to the Royal Botanic Gardens?

Arrive at Paddington Station with GWR and transfer to the London Underground District Line to Richmond. From there, Kew is a signposted walk.